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Rent a Sea Ray Boats bow rider in Brentwood, CA near me
$38+ /hour

Brentwood, CA

5.0 (6 bookings)

18’ Sea Ray Bow Rider

3 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 4 passengers
Rent a Luhrs Boats offshore sport fishing in Marina del Rey, CA near me
Icon $157+ /hour

Marina del Rey, CA

5.0 (4 bookings)

LUHR 320 Tournament Edition

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Wahoo Boats center console in Bay Point, CA near me
Icon $50+ /hour

Bay Point, CA

5.0 (1 booking)

Fishing machine out of Bay Point

8 hours No captain
Up to 4 passengers
Rent a Boston Whaler bow rider in Los Angeles, CA near me
$120+ /hour

Los Angeles, CA

5.0 (2 bookings)

Boston Whaler Ventura- Bowrider

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Boston Whaler center console in Santa Cruz, CA near me
$125+ /hour

Santa Cruz, CA

5.0 (6 bookings)

Fishing with friends

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 11 passengers
Rent a Sport-Craft Boats center console in San Diego, CA near me
$81+ /hour

San Diego, CA

5.0 (15 bookings)

20 foot center console fishing boat

3 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 4 passengers
Rent a Scout Boats center console in Newport Beach, CA near me
Icon $222+ /hour

Newport Beach, CA

34ft Luxury Open Bow Yacht Charter In Newport Beach

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a Parker Marine center console in San Diego, CA near me
$100+ /hour

San Diego, CA

5.0 (4 bookings)

FISH, CRUISE or ANCHOR & CHILL - 18' Parker 150HP

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Reflex cuddy cabin in Los Angeles, CA near me
$91+ /hour

Los Angeles, CA

5.0 (3 bookings)

25 foot Cuddy Cabin, fishing and Catalina

3 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a Boston Whaler offshore sport fishing in San Diego, CA near me
Icon $183+ /hour

San Diego, CA

5.0 (1 booking)

Boston Whaler 28’- AWOL Sportfishing

4 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 4 passengers
Rent a Sea Fox center console in Marina del Rey, CA near me
$175+ /hour

Marina del Rey, CA

5.0 (10 bookings)

Speedy and Spacious Center Console Cruiser

2 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 8 passengers
Rent a Triton (TN) center console in Huntington Beach, CA near me
$113+ /hour

Huntington Beach, CA

3.0 (2 bookings)

Triton 23 in Huntington, CA!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 9 passengers
Rent a Sea Pro Boats center console in Riverside, CA near me
$67+ /hour

Riverside, CA

2008 Sea Pro! Great for fishing or family outing!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 6 passengers
Rent a Crestliner Boats pontoon in Bethel Island, CA near me
Icon $70+ /hour

Bethel Island, CA

5.0 (2 bookings)

Pontoon Boat / Fishing for RENT

2 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 12 passengers
Rent a SUN TRACKER BY TRACKER MARINE pontoon in South Lake Tahoe, CA near me
Icon $160+ /hour

South Lake Tahoe, CA

4.9 (141 bookings)

21' Party Cruiser Pontoon up to 10

2 - 8 hours Captained
Up to 10 passengers
Rent a TRITON (TN) bass boat in Winchester, CA near me
$44+ /hour

Winchester, CA

5.0 (1 booking)

Bass Fishing Boat Triton TRX179

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 3 passengers
Rent a Lund Boats aluminum fishing in Fairfield, CA near me
$63+ /hour

Fairfield, CA

5.0 (6 bookings)

17' Lund For Fishing for up to 7 people!

4 - 8 hours No captain
Up to 7 passengers
Rent a Four Winns Boats bow rider in Boulder City, NV near me
Icon $78+ /hour

Boulder City, NV

4.8 (26 bookings)

17ft Fourwinns Freedom 190hp with Watertubing

6 - 8 hours Captain optional
Up to 7 passengers

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Why Boatsetter?

As the global leader in peer-to-peer boat rentals, Boatsetter offers an easy, safe and accessible way to experience on-the-water adventures including fishing trips. With boat rentals in 600+ locations, finding a boat is easy and with the option to tap into the largest network of USCG licensed captains, boating experience is not required.

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Get out on the water worry-free, knowing our insurance covers every boating trip

Choosing the right boat rental platform is essential to your peace of mind while on the water. That's why we've gone the extra mile to focus on safety through our exclusive partnership with GEICO Marine and BoatUS. As the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer rental, you are protected during all rentals with insurance coverage and on-water assistance through TowBoatUS.

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What makes Boatsetter different from other boat rental platforms?

What makes Boatsetter different is peace of mind. Boatsetter is the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer boat rental. We know choosing the right boat rental platform is essential to your experience while on the water. That's why we've gone the extra mile to focus on safety through our exclusive partnership with GEICO Marine and BoatUS. As the first and only boat rental marketplace to offer insurance on every peer-to-peer rental, you are protected during all rentals with insurance coverage and on-water assistance through TowBoatUS.

How to rent a boat on Boatsetter?

At Boatsetter, our mission is to make getting out on the water as easy as possible. With our intuitive booking system, you can rent a boat as soon as today.

-First, you must determine your budget and the type of boat you want to rent.

-Next, decide where you would like to boat and the kind of boat you would like to spend the day on.

-Finally, determine if you will be needing a boat captain and reach out to the boat owner.

That’s it! You’re officially on your way to a fantastic day out on the water.

How much does it cost to rent a boat?

The cost to rent a boat depends on whether you are renting for a half-day or a full day, the boat features and the boat size can impact your boat rental price. Rental prices can range from $200 to $1,000 plus depending on the boat rental itself and the length of time of the rental.

How many people can fit on the boat rental?

The number of people who can fit on boat rental largely depends on the boat’s size and how many life jackets are on board. Currently the coast guard allows a maximum of 10-12 people on a Boatsetter boat rental.

How much does it cost to rent a yacht?

The cost of renting a yacht depends on the boat’s size and the amount of time you’ll use the yacht. The onboard amenities and luxurious accommodations also dictate the price. You can contact our yacht specialists for a custom quote by visiting https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How old do you have to be to rent a boat?

You must be 18 years old to rent a captained boat and 25 years old if you would like to rent a bareboat charter.

Do I need a boating license to rent a boat?

Boating license requirements vary from state to state. As a renter, you are responsible for understanding local state requirements.

Can you rent a yacht for the day?

Boatsetter allows you to rent a yacht for the day. Single-day yacht rentals are available for a select number of yachts. To chat with a yacht specialist please visit https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

Can you rent a yacht for the week?

Boatsetter allows its customers to rent a yacht for the week. Renting a yacht for a week gives you more access to the wide range of yachts available on our platform. You can either book a rental directly through the site or connect with one of our charter specialists to plan your trip here: https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

Can you rent a yacht for the month?

Booking a month-long yacht rental is a detailed and hands-off process when working with our team of yacht charter specialists. We tailor each yacht charter to our client's specific wants and needs. Our luxury yacht charter specialists can be reached at (954) 715-4114 or by visiting https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How to rent a private yacht?

Renting a private yacht is a very detailed experience that caters to your exact needs while onboard one of our luxury yachts. To plan your private yacht rentals experience please visit https://www.boatsetter.com/luxury-yacht-charters.

How much does it cost to rent a pontoon boat?

The cost of renting a pontoon boat depends on the size, location, and rental time of the boat. Prices can range anywhere from $200 for a half-day rental or just under a $1,000 for longer rentals.

How much does it cost to charter a yacht?

The cost to charter a yacht varies depending on the boat size and the length of the charter. Prices typically range from less than $1,000 to $5,000 plus if you’re wanting to charter the yacht overnight.

How much does it cost to rent a boat for the day?

The cost of renting a boat for the day on average ranges from $200 to $1200. The cost to rent a boat varies depending on the size of the boat and the length of time that you will be using the boat.

How does the boat insurance work?

Boat insurance typically covers loss caused by things such as fire, sinking, storms, and collisions. The extent of the coverage varies depending on the policy.

Do I need my own insurance to rent a boat?

You do not need boat insurance when renting with Boatsetter. Coverage is provided under the Peer-to-Peer Boat Rental Policy, which is underwritten by GEICO Marine Insurance Company. The policy was written from the ground up as a stand-alone recreational boat rental insurance policy covering the period of time that the boat is being rented and is available for all non-commercially insured boats.

Does Boatsetter screen renters?

Yes. We use a system called Cognito to ensure that payment information matches the renter's identity. We also require renters taking out a captained boat to be at least 18 years old and on a bareboat to be at least 25 years old.

Is listing my boat on Boatsetter free?

Yes! Listing a boat is completely free. We only take a commission when your boat is rented. We only make money when you do!

What if I'm not comfortable having a renter drive my boat?

If you are not comfortable having a renter drive your boat, we have an expansive network of licensed and experienced captains. Once your boat is listed, you can filter through our network of captains and favorite captains in your area that you would like to operate your boat.

Top fishing boat rentals reviews in California

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  • Sal spend quite a lot explaining everything about the boat to us. He made a first time boater a great experience. The...

    Bell

    Nov 2022

  • The boat was amazing and fun. Dennis was a great owner and showed us all the ropes. Definitely interested in booking...

    Emil

    Nov 2022
  • 5/5 stars

    Daniel hosted us in the best way possible and made a birthday night unforgettable. We enjoyed his spacious boat, had...

    Raphaella

    Nov 2022

  • Super friendly guy! Would rent from him again.

    Joshua

    Nov 2022

  • Pretty good boat, nice and helpful owner, recommend!

    Tang

    Nov 2022

  • Richard is an excellent guy to send us instructions and will definitely come back

    Ke

    Nov 2022

  • We had a great time out in the water, the fog made it a little rough, overall the boat handled very well. No worries...

    Jesse

    Nov 2022

  • William was very responsive to all my questions. Communication back and forth was great. Check in and check out was...

    Marc

    Nov 2022

  • Was visiting from FL with my family and we wanted to spend a day on the lake. Captain Nic was great, very...

    David

    Oct 2022

  • Sal was so easy to work with. Very flexible as we had concerns with fog that had not burned off so wanted to move the...

    Kristen

    Oct 2022

  • Othmane

    Oct 2022

  • Joel

    Oct 2022

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